Mark your calendars! The 3rd part to our Jubilee Weekend Guide series features an even more extensive range of activities and programmes on National Day.
Don’t feel like staying in on National Day? We’ve curated a list of amazing events and activities to celebrate Singapore’s 50th birthday!
From viewing firework displays and catching live musical performances to outdoor live screenings of the National Day Parade, you and the family are in for a treat.
National Day Parade Celebrations from Padang to Marina Bay
9 August 2015, 5pm–8pm
Didn’t score tickets to this year’s parade? No worries, celebrations will be extended to other parts of the Marina Bay area, which only means more Singaporeans can be part of the parade! A live streaming of the festivity will be shown on a LED screen. Topping it off are firework displays at each end of the Marina Bay area.
9 August 2015, 12 noon
Featuring the works of 10 talented visual artists, this exhibition pays tribute to the legacy of Singapore’s leader, Lee Kuan Yew. It’s a great way to be reminded of and inspired by his legacy through these artworks. Admission is free. For more information, call 6227-9487.
Public Guided Tour in English for Singapore STories: Then, Now, Tomorrow
9 August 2015, 11:30am
Told through Singapore’s oldest English-language daily newspaper, Straits Times, this exhibition showcases 170 years worth of Singapore’s history on front-page stories, headlines, and photographs.
The Magic of Animation
9 August 2015, 2:30pm
Get to know more about how animation began through engaging stills, footage, and zoetrope demonstrations. You and the kids could even get the chance to make your own digital flip-book!
More exciting events on the next page.